Karthus vs Nunu & Willump Counter Build

How to Win Karthus vs Nunu & Willump Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Nunu & Willump as Karthus in LoL

How to Beat Nunu & Willump as Karthus

2,012 Karthus vs Nunu & Willump Matchups Analyzed

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of ranked League of Legends rounds each and every week. Within our database, Karthus did battle with Nunu & Willump 2012 times. Using so many matchups for Karthus vs Nunu & Willump gives us faith in our ability to prepare enlightening data and a pro build to shatter Nunu & Willump This particular champ pairing is relatively rare. Karthus is forced to battle against Nunu & Willump in only 2.6% of his rounds.

Karthus has done a average job of countering Nunu & Willump. On average, he wins a acceptable 50.4% of the time the champions fight one another in. In Karthus vs Nunu & Willump games, Karthus’s team is 0.1% less likely to obtain first blood, implying that he most likely won't be able to get first blood against Nunu & Willump.

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Best Karthus Items to Counter Nunu & Willump

The most important items to focus on in your Karthus versus Nunu & Willump build consist of Liandry's Anguish, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Karthus combined at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better when fighting Nunu & Willump than with many other typical builds. In fact, Karthus had an average winrate of 57.6% when countering Nunu & Willump with this build.

Best Karthus Runes to Counter Nunu & Willump

Dark Harvest Rune Dark Harvest
Cheap Shot Rune Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Last Stand Rune Last Stand

To have the highest probability of annihilating Nunu & Willump as Karthus, Karthus players should equip the Dark Harvest, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Presence of Mind, and Last Stand runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Karthus vs Nunu & Willump fights, this mixture of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 51.9% winrate overall.

We have also displayed the top Nunu & Willump runes to fend off Karthus in order to help you infer how he will probably be built against your champion.


7.7 | Karthus Nunu & Willump | 5.1


7.4 | Karthus Nunu & Willump | 6


9.6 | Karthus Nunu & Willump | 12.1

Karthus vs Nunu & Willump Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown on this page clarify some influential Karthus versus Nunu & Willump matchup stats that may help you appreciate the distinctions between the two. For instance, Karthus’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.3 is worse than Nunu & Willump’s KDA ratio of 2.9, showing that Karthus may be less central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Nunu & Willump..

Karthus usually has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, he takes less damage than Nunu & Willump. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also hint that the champ with increased health has less agility and thus is unable to flee from further damage when engaged or poked.

In Karthus vs Nunu & Willump matchups, Karthus typically tallies many more minion kills than Nunu & Willump. Champs that do not finish with many minion kills normally do not need much CS to be effective. They are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. However, champions with large amounts of CS, such as carries, typically require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to outperform the values presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.8 | Karthus Nunu & Willump | 1.17

Largest Multi-Kill

1.58 | Karthus Nunu & Willump | 1.19

Damage Dealt

28,448 | Karthus Nunu & Willump | 12,714

Damage Taken

23,297 | Karthus Nunu & Willump | 33,489

Healing Done

6,455 | Karthus Nunu & Willump | 16,385

Vision Score

18 | Karthus Nunu & Willump | 20

Gold Earned

11,978 | Karthus Nunu & Willump | 10,500

Minions Killed

81 | Karthus Nunu & Willump | 36

Dragons Killed

0.84 | Karthus Nunu & Willump | 1.64

Barons Killed

0.21 | Karthus Nunu & Willump | 0.41


1.22 | Karthus Nunu & Willump | 1.57


0.32 | Karthus Nunu & Willump | 0.44

CC Duration (sec)

200 | Karthus Nunu & Willump | 367

Experience Earned

13,820 | Karthus Nunu & Willump | 12,653

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 2,012 Karthus vs Nunu & Willump matchups from recent LoL games. We use rigorous data cleaning and processing methods to ensure that our counter stats are of the highest quality. You can rest assured that the recommended build to counter Nunu & Willump as Karthus comes from real data and is not the fabrication of some random LoL player, as some other sites provide. You can use the filters at the top of the page to view the most relevant stats and items to your rank.